Amazing Discovery! Bangladesh Woman Pulled From Rubble in Dhaka After Being Trapped for 17 Days (Video)
A Bangladesh woman was pulled from the rubble of a factory building in Dhaka 17 days after it collapsed.
Over 1,000 people were killed when the building collapsed. – Up from original reports that 124 perished in the collapse.
She was saying, “Save me, Save me,” when they pulled her from the ruins.
Rescuers pulled a woman on Friday from the rubble of a Bangladesh garment factory 17 days after it collapsed, astonishing workmen who had been searching for bodies of victims of a disaster that has killed more than 1,000 people.
Hundreds of onlookers burst into cheers as army engineers pulled the woman from the basement of the building after a workman helping to clear the wreckage reported hearing her faint cries of “Save me, save me” from beneath the ruins.
Pale, drawn and seemingly unable to walk, the woman, identified by Bangladeshi media only as Reshma, was hoisted out of the rubble on a stretcher, then loaded into an ambulance in scenes broadcast live on television.
Mohammad Rubel Rana, a workman who had been cutting iron rods, said he had alerted rescue crews after hearing a feeble voice.
“I heard a faint voice saying ‘Save me, Save me’,” Rana told Reuters television. “She was given water, biscuits and oxygen.”